Category: General


How to Win at Pinterest

Bloggers at WCBC repeatedly ask about what they can do to improve their blogs. One thing Kit and I talk about is the importance of using every platform to reach as many people as possible. More specifically, we talk a great deal of the importance in establishing a presence on Pinterest. Many new bloggers aren’t […]


The Boss Babe Popup Shop

What do you get when you bring eight female-run small businesses together? One Boss Babe Popup Shop. This killer concept came to life all thanks to Lindzi Shanks, entrepreneur extraordinaire and owner of the Trendy Sparrow. Shanks previously held a popup shop for her business last year at Block 37, after winning the “Next Great Popup […]


mywalit Event at Notice Accessories

We love projects that let us pair up our members with brands that we love. Most recently we worked with Italian handbag company, mywalit, and four of our bloggers to create blog posts and host an event. mywalit is known for their colorful accessories, so we planned the event around National Color Day. Leading up […]

Windy City Bloggers, Windy City Blogger Collective, Blogger Network, Chicago Blogger Network

What’s Next for Windy City Bloggers

The Windy City Blogger Collective is growing and it is an exciting time to be a member. There are the traditional ways to get involved [Friday Five Posts, Instagram Hacks, Happy Hours, Exclusive Events, Meet the Member Profiles, #WCBCChats] and we are adding new ones all the time. The newest member perk is our Members […]


Welcome to the NEW WCBC!

Over the last month we have been working closely with the people at Internet Marketing Chicago to redesign the blog. And it is with great pride that we introduce the NEW!

WRUW Styling for Go Blog Social

Go Blog Social is coming up quickly! Several WCBC members are attending and/or leading discussions at the conference. Kit and I (Erin) decided to bring in the What RU Wearing experts Farissa and Sara to style us for the conference. For Friday, the day of her presentation, Kit is styled in a Chambray button down […]

Man Living In A Woman’s Blog World

image via Blogging about food and wine is something that I thoroughly enjoy.  I love it.  Even more, I love the people and projects that have come to fruition because of my foray into the blogging world.  When I started out with blogging, my goal was to show the perspective of food and wine, from […]